BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:30 P.M.) – A Syrian Arab Army (SAA) bus was targeted by an improvised explosive device (IED) while traveling through the eastern countryside of the Daraa Governorate on Saturday.
According to a report from eastern Daraa, the Syrian Army bus was blown up while it was traveling along the Kahil-Sahwah Road.
The report said that the bus was carrying approximately 40 Syrian Army soldiers, when it was targeted by the roadside bomb.
As a result of the attack, at least eight Syrian Army soldiers were killed and another two dozen were wounded.
The wounded soldiers were taken to two the Izraa National Hospital and Busra Al-Sham National Hospital.
No group has claimed responsibility for today’s attack.